Interventional Therapy of Patients with Complex Coronary Lesions

  • Stephen G. EllisEmail author


In general, the outcomes with elective PCI are excellent and complications infrequent, but attention to a number of preprocedural and procedural details and lessons from the scientific literature can further optimize results. This chapter attempts to elucidate and codify key lessons for the practitioner.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine, Cleveland Clinic, Heart and Vascular InstituteClevelandUSA

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